Allen Riedel

Allen Riedel is the author of Best Hikes with Dogs: Southern California. He has been hiking in Southern California for 23 years and writes for www.localhikes.com. A middle-school teacher in San Bernardino and a Shakespearean actor, Riedel is the father of twin toddlers: the girls have already been out hiking. He also plays bass guitar and is working on his Master's degree at Chapman University.